The wife of ace Nigerian comedian, Basket Mouth, Elsie Okpocha has recounted how two hospitals turned her down when she went into labour at midnight.
Elsie, a mother-of-three, who welcomed her third child some weeks back, disclosed that she was rejected by the hospitals on the grounds that she didn’t have her antenatal with them.
When she was finally accepted by a hospital after 40 minutes of driving around, she said she suffered a cord prolapse, causing doctors and nurses to panic.
They had to perform an emergency cesarean section to save mother and baby. Thankfully, both survived.
The baby girl has been named Maya Chiagoziem Okpocha.
Read her story below.